The Info List - North Capitol Street

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North Capitol Street
North Capitol Street
is a street in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
that separates the Northwest and Northeast quadrants of the city. Route description[edit] North Capitol Street
North Capitol Street
begins at D Street in Lower Senate Park, between Louisiana and Delaware Avenues north of the United States
United States
Capitol. It continues in a straight line northward until it reaches Michigan Avenue, where it curves eastward and the westward around the Washington, D.C., VA Medical Center and the Armed Forces Retirement Home. For the 1.1 miles (1.8 km) between Irving Street and Clermont Drive, North Capitol Street
North Capitol Street
is a limited-access road. North Capitol Street ceases to exist after Harewood Road. For 0.4 miles (0.64 km), it is named Clermont Drive. Beginning at Allison Street, Clermont Drive becomes Hawaii Avenue. Just after passing Buchanan Street, Hawaii Avenue turns back into North Capitol Street. North Capitol Street
North Capitol Street
ceases to exist again at McDonald Place, and turns into Blair Road (which veers north-northeast). About 2,185 feet (666 m) due north of this transition, on Chillum Place just north of Kansas Avenue, North Capitol Street
North Capitol Street
reappears. It continues to exist until it reaches Eastern Avenue, which marks the D.C.-Maryland border. Landmarks on North Capitol Street[edit]

Lower Senate Park (at the southern terminus of North Capitol Street, at Louisiana Avenue NW) C-SPAN
(400 North Capitol Street) Holodomor Memorial National Postal Museum
National Postal Museum
(at North Capitol Street
North Capitol Street
and Massachusetts Avenue NW) United States
United States
Government Publishing Office headquarters (732 North Capitol Street) Gonzaga College High School
Gonzaga College High School
(at North Capitol Street
North Capitol Street
and K Street NW) NPR
(1111 North Capitol Street) Prospect Hill Cemetery (2201 North Capitol Street) McMillan Sand Filtration Site
McMillan Sand Filtration Site
(between Channing Street and Michigan Avenue) Washington, D.C., VA Medical Center (between Michigan Avenue and Irving Street) Armed Forces Retirement Home
Armed Forces Retirement Home
(between Irving Street and Harewood Road) United States
United States
Soldiers' and Airmen's Home National Cemetery (between Harewood Road and Allison Street) Rock Creek Cemetery
Rock Creek Cemetery
(between Hawaii Avenue and Farragut Place)

building at the corner of L Street and North Capitol Street

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